Washington, Government Printing Office, 1878.1st edition. 4to [29x20cm]. pp[iv] 589, xxvi.
occasional light foxing, but generally very clean and fresh internally. the original half leather binding is in poor shape, with both boards detached and damage to the spine.
an incredibly detailed coastal pilot providing full sailing directions for the Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New York coastline from Boston south to New York.
complete with the 18 finely engraved and multi-folding coastline and harbour charts and 29 coastal profile views, including several scenic views on the Hudson River.